Education is the key to tackling disenchantment with democracy

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Education is the key to tackling disenchantment with democracy


People living in deprived areas in Europe often complain that our societies offer them nothing; no job, no future, no hope. Whether or not this is true, we ignore them at our peril. We must fill this empty space with real opportunities and a positive vision of a strong, fair and inclusive Europe, in which everyone can live together in peace. And we must act now. Otherwise, as we have already seen, disenchantment with democracy sets in. Many people – especially young people – see no point in ...


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